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Monthly Archives: September 2015

    The Multifaceted Sea Grape Tree of the Florida Keys

    By Nancy Banks | September 24, 2015

      In the Florida Keys there may not be towering redwoods, giant elm or ancient oak trees – however, we do have the mighty sea grape! The sea grape is quite a force to be reckoned with, and can be found on every island in our lovely meandering chain of paradise. To me, the sea... Read More

    Tree of Life – The Lignum Vitae Tree

    By Nancy Banks | September 24, 2015

      The Lignum Vitae tree is our very own indigenous Florida Keys Tree. Their beautiful luminescent blue flowers have a gorgeous lavender hue and cover the trees in their flowering season, these colors are then followed by the red orange berries.  Although it is slow growing, this little dynamo of nature is built of one of the strongest types of... Read More